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Clearwater, Florida
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Love it! It's like traveling back in time to a more gentile time. Lots to see and do close by or just kick back and relax. I am a history buff of Old Florida and and for those interested in the bohemian and artistic, this is the place to be.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Very nice place to stay I felt very very much at home. We are very close to the beaches and it's beautiful how is the Florida weather has been awesome this week this Christmas we're going to get a little patch of cold just over the weekend but then you can go right back to the beach on Monday thank... More 

1 Thank Deanna W
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2014

Checked in@6pm. *1st Night*-NO HOT WATER,& weathers cold in january,=NOjyjy HOT SHOWER 4ME! 3rd day here now,-NO FRIDGE OR HOTPLATE STILL! The room is discusting to say the LEAST. Its not fit to bring my own cat here!!!- Theres better motels around4 same weekly rate...MINUS THE CRACK HOES/ZOMBIES,DEALERS & THE URGENT NEED TO PURCHASE A FIREARM TO FEEL SOMEWHAT SAFE... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Due to unfortunate circumstances I ended up here as they allow dogs. I have been here since March. It was roach infested and the room was not clean. Nor did I receive sheets, towels, or tp. I supplied all plus bought the roach spray and cleaning supplies. I had an ac that did not work and a fridge I had... More 

8 Thank Dakg08
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2012

This was one of the worst places I have ever seen! Was lied to by owner about location and availability, most run down establishment I've seen in my life! Water wasn't even on when I arrived, if you are on a heroin binge or need a crack spot this is your place! Try clearwater for much better places with relative... More 

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Address: 1600 34th St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33711-2820
Region: United States > Florida > St. Petersburg
Number of rooms: 24
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